• Jewels: The New York Sale, wit auction at Christies

    Sale 2306

    Jewels: The New York Sale, with The Catherine the Great Emerald Brooch and The Emperor Maximilian Diamond

    22 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 128

    A SUITE OF ANTIQUE DIAMOND JEWLERY

    Price Realised  

    A SUITE OF ANTIQUE DIAMOND JEWLERY
    Of foliate motif, comprising a necklace, designed as a graduated series of rose-cut diamond flower blossoms, spaced by clusters of rose-cut diamond buds and leaves, the front suspending three articulated rose-cut diamond tapered pendants; a brooch, designed as a rose-cut diamond flower blossom, mounted en tremblant, within an openwork rose-cut diamond foliate surround; a pair of ear pendants, each designed as a rose-cut diamond flower blossom, to the rose-cut diamond foliate surround and surmount; and a rose-cut diamond foliate fragment of similar design, mounted in silver-topped rose gold, circa 1870, necklace 14¼ ins. (4)


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